Brazil Retail Sales MoM  2000-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Retail sales in Brazil declined 0.9 percent month-over-month in October of 2017, following a downwardly revised 0.3 percent gain in September and compared with market expectations of a 0.2 percent rise. It was the biggest decrease in retail trade since March when it shrank 1.3 percent. Sales fell mostly for: other articles for personal and domestic use (-3.5 percent); textiles, clothing and footwear (-2.7 percent); furniture and domestic appliances (-2.3 percent); hypermarkets, supermarkets, food products, beverages and tobacco (-0.3 percent) and pharmaceutical, medical, orthopedic, perfumery and cosmetic articles (-0.7 percent). On the other hand, sales advanced for equipment and material for office, computer and communication (3.4 percent); fuels and lubricants (2.4 percent) and books, newspapers, magazines and stationery (2.4 percent). Year-on-year, retail trade advanced 2.5 percent, the least in 6 months and compared to a downwardly revised 6.2 percent surge in September. Retail Sales MoM in Brazil averaged 0.29 percent from 2000 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 5.20 percent in January of 2017 and a record low of -2.30 percent in March of 2003.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-10-11 12:00 PM Retail Sales MoM -0.5% 0.0% 0.2% 0.1%
2017-11-14 11:00 AM Retail Sales MoM 0.5% -0.4% 0.4% 0.3%
2017-12-13 11:00 AM Retail Sales MoM -0.9% 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
2018-01-10 11:00 AM Retail Sales MoM -0.9%
2018-02-14 11:00 AM Retail Sales MoM
2018-03-30 12:00 PM Retail Sales MoM


Brazil Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence 101.00 101.20 120.70 89.41 [+]
Retail Sales MoM -0.90 0.30 5.20 -2.30 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 2.50 6.20 15.70 -11.40 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 1048827.44 1021075.76 1048827.44 125685.05 BRL Million [+]
Consumer Credit 1626848.00 1615615.00 1626848.00 0.00 BRL Million [+]
Private Sector Credit 2830245.00 2827166.00 2958261.00 0.00 BRL Million [+]
Bank Lending Rate 59.47 59.16 254.28 39.12 percent [+]
Gasoline Prices 1.24 1.19 1.58 0.53 USD/Liter [+]


Brazil Retail Sales MoM

In Brazil, the Retail sales report provides an aggregated measure of sales of retail goods and services over a specific time period. In Brazil, Retail sales are seasonal, volatile and relatively important to the overall economy. This page provides - Brazil Retail Sales MoM - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Brazil Retail Sales MoM - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-0.90 0.30 5.20 -2.30 2000 - 2017 percent Monthly